Course: Business German - B1

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Course title Business German - B1
Course code JC/EKNEE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction German
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Zikešová Šárka, Mgr.
Course content
Introducing oneself, meeting colleagues In an Office Planning activities Enterprising; Transport; Delivery; Payment Covering needs Correspondence Economy and Economics

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Methods of individual activities, Laboratory work
Learning outcomes
Seminar is offered in tutorials by appointment. The course is designed to develop existing language skills in job-related contexts. An essential part of the course is using texts related to economic pattern. Learners extend their knowledge of sorting and using current information and improve their skill in the target language. The expected entry level is A2+ according to the Council of Europe Common Framework. Learners are expected to have the skill of collecting and processing information. The target level is B1 in German for Specific Purposes according to CEFR.
Skills and competences: Learners will be able to understand complex texts, to handle job-related topics and to give reasons for their opinions. They will be able to draft a detailed text on a wide range of topics and effectively occupy a position in communication situations.
Prerequisites
The expected entry level is B1 according to the Council of Europe Common Framework. Learners are expected to have the skill of collecting and processing information. The target level is B1 in German for specific purposes according to CEFR.

Assessment methods and criteria
Home assignment evaluation, Didactic test

Active participation in the e-learning course with minimum pass mark 60%; submitting all the e-learning assigments.
Recommended literature
  • Berglová, E., Formánková, E., Mašek, M. Moderní gramatika němčiny. Fraus, Plzeň, 2002.
  • Braunert, Jörg; Becker, Norbert; Schlenker, Wolfram. Unternehmen Deutsch, Grundkurs, Lehr- und Arbeitsbuch. Klett Verlag, Stuttgart, 2004.
  • Bürger, J. Česko-německý a německo-český hospodářský slovník.. Praha, 1998.
  • Conlin, C. Unternehmen Deutsch. Klett Verlag, München, 1995.
  • Hassel, U., Varnhorn, B. Deutsch im Beruf. Wirtschaft. Arbeitsbuch 1, 2. Köln, 1995.
  • Hering, A., Matussek, M. Geschäftskommunikation. Schreiben und Telefonieren. Ismaning, 1996.
  • Hering, A., Matussek, M. Geschäftskommunikation. Verhandlungssprache. Ismaning, 1997.
  • Höppnerová, V., Kernerová, J. Němčina v hospodářství. Ekopress, Praha, 2001.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Informatics in Public Administration (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Regional and Information Management (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2016) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Economics and Operation in Enterprises (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2016) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Economics and Operation in Enterprises (2016) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2016) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Information and Security Systems (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Informatics in Public Administration (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Public Economics and Administration (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Regional and Information Management (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2015) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Enterprise Management (2014) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Security Management in Enterprises (2015) Economy - -